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Knox Martin in his studio at the Art Students League of New York giving a master class .
A geometric abstractionist, Knox Martin has been active in New York City where one of his pieces is a huge wall covering mural, painted in 1970, on the wall of the Bayview Correctional Facility on West 19th Street.
He taught at Yale Graduate School of the Arts, first as visiting critic in art, and then as Professor of Art. He also taught at New York University, the University of Minnesota, and the International School of Art in Umbria, Italy. He teaches master classes at the Art Students League of New York.
He was also in the Navy in WWII and served as a landing craft operator with the first wave at Omaha Beach in Normandy in June 1944. He was born in Barranquilla, Colombia and his father was the first man to ever pilot an aircraft over the Andes.
Biography from AskART
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Great photo Brigitte! Love the black and white. Love the composition.
May 05, 2007
Wonderful portrait of the artist Knox Martin.
Fred Kane |
April 27, 2013